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Bulldog Family 5K & 1M Fun Run

Join us for the Fourth Annual Fun Run on Sunday October 6th, 2019 starting at 9am!

Help us celebrate Belle Aire’s 50th Anniversary!

Everyone is welcome to join us for good ole family fun during/after the race.

Spectators: Come to mingle with other families and enjoy the activities!

In case of inclement weather all activities will be held in the gym; we will run outside as long as weather conditions are safe.


Participate in the 1M run (9am) or 5k run (9:20am). If you’re not running, take advantage of taekwondo board-breaking activities, caricature painting, snacks and view raffle prizes! The Jesse White Tumblers will perform at 11am and the Pie in the Face contest begins at 11:30.


Interested in becoming a race sponsor?

Please download our Sponsorship packet or complete it online now  Deadline: September 15, 2019

Interested in donating a gift card or other items to our raffle?

Please see our Donor form.


Runners: Register now

Early Bird Discount: $5 off each registered participant through September 1st, 2019

All participants will receive a race day bag with an official race t-shirt and sponsor-provided materials. Register by September 24th to be guaranteed your race day t-shirt & bag.

Race day bags(and t-shirts) will be dropped off at your front porch on Friday/Saturday!  


Race cost details: 

  • Adults $40 – high school age and above
  • Students $25 – K- Jr High
  • Preschool kids are free – they can run or be pushed in strollers! (Do not register preschool kids as participants; If you want them to receive a race day t-shirt/bag, you do need to register and pay the $25 student rate.)

Note: The payment option “Sponsors will fund race costs” is available in the online registration form. Sponsors donating to a racer/family can make online payments by following the instructions here and including a memo with the family last name and “fun run.” Make note of your sponsors intending to make online donations alongside your cash donations to track progress toward your goal!

Day of Race Parking: All streets on the race route will close a half hour before the race begins and will open once the race is complete.   Parking is available on the non-route streets or at Doerhofer Park.


5K & 1Mile Route

The 3 mile course will take place throughout the Belle Aire and Orchard Brook community and start and end on school grounds.  Families and members of the community will gather to raise crucial funds for Belle Aire Elementary School. Neighborhood residents are notified in advance. See letter

As Belle Aire’s major fundraising event, proceeds generated from this event will support PTA efforts which include educational programs, theater trips, school events &assemblies, art awareness, and more, while promoting health and wellness among our students.


Raffle tickets – YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS OUT!!!
Before & ON race day: Tickets are available for purchase during lunch on Tuesdays Sept 17th, Sept 24th and October 1st.  You can purchase for $2 each, 3 for $5 or 7 for $10. Winners will be announced on race day.
Can’t be there on race day? You do not have to be present to win so buy your tickets now!
There will be another raffle on the day of the Fun Run, just for attendees, with additional prizes. Come ready to purchase tickets and win! Learn more and check out the prizes!


Contact us with questions or a desire to help!

Also visit our Facebook Page to see some great photos from the fundraiser. You don’t need a Facebook account to view them, but if you are a Facebook user, please like our Page to help you stay connected!


Fun Run History:

The Third Annual Fun Run was Sunday, September 30th, 2018! Results: Belle Aire raised a net profit of $7,600.

The Second Annual Fun Run was Sunday, October 1, 2017! Results: Belle Aire raised $13,925, including sponsors and had $3,300 expenses; net profit $10,625

The First Annual Fun Run was Sunday, September 25, 2016! Results: Belle Aire made $10,560, including sponsors, and had expenses of $3,300; net profit approx $7,300.

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